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1099 NEC
Amber
Amber Tselios

1099-MISC and -NEC Changes: Immediate Action Steps for GP Users

As we’ve been hammering home, the IRS made changes to the ways that non-employee compensation is filed, depending on the nature of the income. It moved non-employee compensation from Box 7 on the 1099-MISC to its own form: the 1099-NEC. This would include all independent contractors, gig workers, or self-employed individuals who previously had their … Read more

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Amber Tselios

Crestwood Makes Bob Scott’s VAR Stars List for a 7th Year

Crestwood Associates has again been named to Bob Scott’s list of VAR Stars for 2020, a group of 100 organizations honored for their accomplishments in the field of midmarket financial software. This is Crestwood’s seventh consecutive year appearing on the list. The VAR Stars are chosen from organizations that sell and implement various types of … Read more

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Lauren Christoff
Lauren Christoff

Webinar: Sales and Use Tax Changes for 2021

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (CST) Register Here! A must-attend event for anyone who deals with sales and use tax! COVID-19 greatly impacted sales and use tax in 2020, from temporary relief efforts to long-term changes, including a crackdown on remote seller tax compliance, rate increases, and new taxation policies. As … Read more

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Seminole Case Study Image
Wendy Zumpano
Wendy Zumpano

The Pockets Behind Green Energy – Seminole Financial Services gets Recharged with Business Central

Seminole Financial Services is a pension/investment fund management firm based in Belleair Bluffs, Florida. While the name has only been around since 2009, the company itself has been operating (with most of the same investors) for over 30 years. SFS has a range of different funds, but what they’re most known for are their renewable … Read more

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Microsoft Secure Score
Ben Borger
Ben Borger

Strengthen Your Business Security with Microsoft Secure Score

No matter what size your business is and which industry you’re in, the increase in remote workforces has also brought about an increase in hackers and ransomware attacks.  Similar to the pandemic, hackers don’t discriminate, they target any and all businesses.  Some data shows small to medium sized businesses are more of a target because … Read more

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Quick Tips
Kayla Radics
Kayla Radics

Adding Default Dimensions to Vendor in Dynamics 365 Business Central

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central was designed with simplifying processes and saving time in mind. The ability to add “Dimensions” to anything from a customer to project to vendor is just one great feature that helps speed up your processes. Dimensions are used to filter out certain data, and track any metric you choose. Instead … Read more

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Dynamics 365 Business Central Copy Journal Entries
Juliet Constantino
Juliet Constantino

How to Copy General Journals in Business Central (2020 Wave 2 New Feature)

By popular demand, in the Microsoft Dynamics Business Central 2020 Wave 2 release (v.17), General journals can now be copied after they are posted! They can easily be re-used or reversed out. Here’s how! First, search for general journal templates. Then create a new template or update an existing one. Enable the checkbox “Copy to … Read more

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1099 Tax Update in Dynamics GP
Mary Lenehan
Mary Lenehan

New 1099 Reporting Requirements: Options for Dynamics GP Payables Users

Update 11/19/20 – Crestwood’s developers have created an inexpensive export solution called 1099-Xport. Click here for more info on if this product is right for you. As we discussed in a previous blog, the IRS announced big changes to reporting non-employee compensation and 1099 forms for the 2020 tax year. The 1099-NEC has moved non-employee … Read more

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Acumatica Community Forum
Colleen Schils
Colleen Schils

The NEW Acumatica Community Website

Are you using the Acumatica Customer Portal or Open University? Have you signed up for the new Acumatica Community Portal? Acumatica has launched their new Community website to bring communication together in one location to help to support users in a more streamlined fashion. If you do not have a Customer Portal login already, you … Read more

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Accounts Payable Strategy
Amber
Amber Tselios

How Do You Know if Your Accounts Payable Strategy is Working?

[This is a guest blog post, reposted from our good friends at Artsyl Technologies. Artsyl Technologies specializes in business process automation, and integrates seamlessly with all the ERP systems we provide. Join us for a live webinar demo and see it in action!] Often, employees are asked to set up a few performance metrics or … Read more

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Acumatica 2020 R2 Features
Lauren Christoff
Lauren Christoff

Acumatica 2020 R2 – Our Favorite Features of the New Release

Acumatica just released their 2020 R2 edition and presented new features in their recent Virtual Road Show, we asked Crestwood Sales what their favorite new features are. Here’s what they said! [Be sure to register for our upcoming Acumatica 2020 R2 new features webinar!] User-Friendly Upgrades in 2020 R2 Christine Jacob was especially impressed by … Read more

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Tips for Selling Virtually
Trisha LaVeck
Trisha LaVeck

Tips for Selling Virtually

You may already have been accustomed to selling virtually. However, there are many people who became instant virtual sellers when the pandemic hit. Today’s blog post is for those searching for some tips on virtual selling. Tip: Do your Research and be Prepared To start, you have to get the correct decision maker on the … Read more

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